In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
The tale of oil-seeking mavericks whose risk-taking, sweat and dreams changed an American industry.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.